CARTONNAGE FRAGMENT - Egyptian

CARTONNAGE FRAGMENT - Egyptian

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Product Number:47502

Size:

6 3/4" x 5 3/4"

Date:

1200-1085 BC
Stucco over linen cartonnage fragment depicts Anubis, the jackal-headed patron God of embalming who presided over mummification and accompanied the dead to the hereafter, kneeling under a scale and weighing a feather. A bird is seated on top of the scale. Two lines of hieroglyphs on the left. Traces of black, dark orange, dark red and light brown. Displayed in a shadow box. New Kingdom, 20th Dynasty.

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